Former President Donald Trump’s influence could prove crucial in New Hampshire’s governor race later this year, as both Republican candidates have vowed to support him if he’s the party’s presidential nominee.
Former New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte, who previously opposed Trump, has now admitted that she would support the former president in 2024 if he were the party’s choice.
“Listen, I think Joe Biden has been a disaster, and I’ll support our Republican nominee for president,” Ayotte told WMUR in July.
Former state Sen. Chuck Morse, the other candidate, said he would support the former president after listening to voters.
“They’ve made it real clear on the campaign trail,” Morse said, per NBC News. “They’re supporting President Trump because they want the borders closed. They want an energy policy that Trump delivered